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Who We Are

Founded in 1955, the Rare Fruit Council International, Inc. (RFCI) is a non-profit organization here to promote the development and use of tropical fruits in South Florida. 

Fresh

Tropical Fruit

Edible

Plants

Florida

Cultivars

Organic

Whenever Possible

Upcoming Speakers & Events

March 19, 2022 – Coral Gables Farmers Market

April 12, 2022 – Vanessa Trujillo – Fruit And Spice Park Update

May 11, 2022 – Benoit Jonckheere – Kampong Garden Update

June 4, 2022 – Field Trip - Montgomery Foundation Tour (members only, RSVP required; email: events@rarefruitcouncil.org) 

June 8, 2022 – Ian Greig – Pineapples

July 9th and 10th, 2022 – Mango Festival at Fairchild (come visit our booth!)

July 13, 2022Steve VernonGrafting Dragon Fruit

August 10, 2022 – Adrian Hunsburger – Managing Tropical Fruit Pests

SeptemberField TripGrimal Grove Tour (members only, RSVP required, date TBD)

September 14, 2022 – Jeff Wieselewski - Fertilizers 101

October 12, 2022 – Lisa Dorfman – Healthy Cooking

Late fall 2022 – Field Trip – Schnebly Winery Tour (members only, RSVP required, date TBD)

Best Recipes

Banana syrup in the steep stage
Finished syrup along side macerating strawberries
Banana Turmeric Shrub
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